About 250 parents were on campus on Thursday, October 16, for the first day of Parents Weekend. The dayʻs activities included class visits at the Middle and Upper Schools, presentations by Special Agent Arnold Laʻanui, Lewis and Clark College, and HPA guidance counselors, and lunch in the Village Campus Dining Room and in the Taylor Commons Dining Hall. Kevin MacLennan, University of Colorado, Boulder, director of admission was the featured speaker.
Gabbie Ewing ’15, who graduated from HPA on Friday, May 22, has been selected for the Hawai’i High School Athletic Association’s (HHSAA) Hall of Honor. Ewing is one of 12 senior athletes from across the state, and the only Hawai’i Island athlete, to be named to this year’s Hall of Honor class. Congratulations!
Aloha, HPA family and friends. Join us for the 19th Annual Headmaster's Cup, which will take place on Friday, June 5 at the Rees Jones Kohanaiki course in Kona. This fun filled day benefits financial aid and athletics at HPA, and your partnership will ensure the continued impact of the gathering.
Forty-six HPA eighth graders participated in this yearʻs Visitor Industry Charity Walk, along with teachers Laura Jim, Chris Nilsen, Cathy Grant, Julie Camarillo, Rita Wen, and Lisa Van Kirk. The event was held on Saturday, May 9, at the Mauna Lani Resort.
Congratulations to Emalia Higgins, who was the overall female champion! Sihkea Jim took first and Chris Chock took second in the Male 10-19 age division, while Joey Cootey took first and Zoe Ganley took second in the Female 10-19 age division.
Lower School Student Council members and advisor Mariah Dodd, visited the Hawaiʻi Island Humane Society in Waimea on Monday, May 11. Students raised funds through ice cream sales and presented a check for $200 to the organization, along with towels and many toys and treats for their furry friends.